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KEHINDE AJUMOBI v. THE STATE

(2014) JELR 36370 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  CA/IL/C.7/2013  •  10 Jul 2014  •  Nigeria

Coram
HUSSEIN MUKHTAR JCA; UCHECHUKWU ONYEMENAM JCA; MUSA HASSAN ALKALI JCA;

Judgement

MUSA HASSAN ALKALI, J.C.A. (Delivering The Leading Judgment): This is an appeal against the judgment of Kwara State High Court of Justice, Ilorin delivered on the 11th day of July 2012 by Hon. Justice H. O. Ajayi whereby the appellant and one Raheem Ayinde were convicted for the offence of armed robbery and sentenced to 14 years imprisonment without an option of fine.

The appellant and one Raheem Ayinde were arraigned before the Kwara State High Court of Justice sitting at Ilorin (herein referred to as the Court below) on a Six-Court charge of conspiracy to commit armed robbery contrary to sections 97 of the penal code and Section 1 (2) (a) of the robbery and fire arms (special provision) Act Cap R.11 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 2004.

The appellant and other Raheem Ayinde were in court from the beginning to the end of the trial. Each count of the charge was read translated into English, Yoruba and Vice Versa. The appellant and other Raheem Ayinde pleaded not guilty to the chargeā€¦

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